Education

Master of Fine Art.  School of Art and Design. Alfred University. Alfred, NY
Wichita State University, Wichita, KS.  Studio Art & Small Business Administration courses.
Bachelors Degree, Humanities.  (Magna Cum Laude).  Christian Brothers University, Memphis, TN
Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN.  Studio Art courses.
Rhodes College, Memphis, TN.  Studio Art courses.

Selected Collections and Commissions

Crocker Art Museum.  Sacramento, CA.  2010
Longview Museum of Art.  Longview, TX.  2005, 2016
Hospice Center of East Texas. Tyler, TX.  2004
Tyler Museum of Art.  Tyler, TX  2004
City of Dallas.  "Forest Vines".  Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens.  Dallas, TX  2003
Palmer & Dodge Law Firm.  Boston, MA  2001
Unicco Service Company.  Auburndale, MA  2000
Ernst & Young CPA.  Dallas, TX  2000
Hospice Center of East Texas.  Tyler, TX  2000
Compaq Computer Corporation.  Boston, MA  2000
American Fashions International.  Dallas, TX  1999
Compaq Computer Corporation.  Houston, TX  1997, 1998
Christian Brothers University. Memphis, TN  1997
Watson Wyatt Worldwide.  Houston, TX  1996
East Texas Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Associates. Tyler, TX  1995
San Angelo Museum of Art, San Angelo, TX  1994
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art.  Memphis, TN  1993
Ford College.  Ypsilanti, MI  1991
New York State College of Art & Design.  Alfred University, Alfred, NY  1989
AT&T Corporation.  Kansas City, MO  1986
Budget Rent-A-Car Corporation.  Kansas City, MO  1986

Selected Solo Exhibitions

Florence Griswold Art Museum shop.  Old Lyme, CT.  2011
Tyler Public Library.  Tyler, TX.  Arts And Harmony.  (Art exhibit and poetry program).  2009
Karen Mitchell Frank Gallery.  Dallas, TX 2002
Goldesberry Gallery.  Houston, TX  1993, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2006
Tyler Museum of Art.  Tyler, TX  1993, 1999
Christian Brothers University.  Memphis, TN  1997, 2004, 2010
Cole Pratt Gallery.  New Orleans, LA  1996, 1997
Lon Morris College.  Jacksonville, TX  1996
Firehouse Art Center.  Norman, OK  1995
Laramie County Community College.  Cheyenne, WY  1995
Wichita Center for the Arts.  Wichita, KS  1995
Stephen F. Austin University.  Nacogdoches, TX  1994

Selected Two Person Exhibitions

Gregory Zeorlin and David Hendley.  The Gallery.  Palestine, TX.  2010
Gregory Zeorlin and Lynwood Kreneck.  Longview Museum Of Fine Arts, Longview, TX.  2005
Gregory Zeorlin and Jacqueline Bishop.  Wall Installations. Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, TX  2002
Gregory Zeorlin and Randall Case.  Karen Mitchell Frank Gallery, Dallas, TX  2000
Gregory Zeorlin and Rachelle Krieger.  Karen Mitchell Frank Gallery, Dallas, TX  1999
Gregory Zeorlin and Ted Knight.  Anasazi Gallery, Dallas, TX  1997
Gregory Zeorlin and June Raymond.  Joanne Rapp Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ  1995
Gregory Zeorlin and Ron Kovatch.  Pewabic Gallery, Detroit, MI  1995
John Gill and Gregory Zeorlin.  Swidler Gallery, Royal Oak, MI  1991
Gregory Zeorlin and Sue Sullivan.  Arts Place Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK  1985

Traveling Exhibitions

Vines In Our Forest. A metal & mixed media sculpture.  This 8'x30' sculpture based on one of my poems.
Exhibited at the Iriving Art Center, Irving, TX,  Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, TX, Karen Mitchell Frank Gallery, Dallas, TX 2002

Selected Group Exhibitions

Four Texas Regional Artists. Longview Museum of Fine Arts. Longview, TX 2016
After All These Years. Group Show. Eastern Michigan University. Ypsilanti, MI 2016
All Things Clay. Selections from Christian Brothers Univ. Collection. Beverly & Sam Ross Gallery. CBU. Memphis, TN 2016
Gallery Artists Group Show. ModArtist Gallery. Dallas, TX. 2014
Models Of Public Art.  Latino Cultural Center.  Dallas, TX.  2011
The Sidney Swidler Collection.  Crocker Art Museum.  Sacramento, CA.  2011
100 American Ceramics from San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts Collection.  Art Museum of South Texas. Corpus Christi, TX.  2010
New Texas Talent 2009.  Craighead-Green Gallery.  Dallas, TX  2009
Zeorlin And Friends Studio Show.  Tyler, TX.  2008, 2009
Mistletoe & Magic.  Tyler, TX  2009
Edom Festival Of The Arts.  Edom, TX.  2008, 2009
44th Invitational Exhibition.  Longview Museum Of Fine Arts.  Longview, TX.  2006
Sense Of Place:  Mail Art Exhibit.  Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art.  Boulder, CO.  2004
Visually Speaking.  Arts & Letters Live.  Sponsored by The Dallas Museum of Art and Friends of the Dallas Public Library.  2003
Percent-For-Art Exhibition (Recent selected art for City of Dallas).  Bath House Cultural Center.  Dallas, TX  2002
Higby Reunion.  Helen Drutt Gallery, Philadelphia, PA  2001
38th Annual Invitational Exhibition.  Longview Museum of Art, Longview, TX  1998
Vessel Making by Artists in Texas.  Irving Art Center, Irving, TX  1998
From The Ground Up.  Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX  1997
The Book As Art.  City Arts Center, Oklahoma City, OK  1997
Juxtapositions.  Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, TX  1996
Fletcher Challenge Awards.  Auckland, New Zealand  1995
Lotsa Clay 5.  The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA  1995
Introductions 6.  The Bell Gallery, Memphis, TN  1995
Reassembly Required.  Galleria Mesa, Mesa, AZ  1995
10th, 8th & 7th Annual San Angelo National Competitions.  San Angelo Museum of Art, San Angelo, TX  1995, 93, 92
The Cup Invitational.  The Works Gallery, Philadelphia, PA  1994
Introductions.  Joanne Rapp Gallery, Scottdale, AZ  1994
Majolica.  Duncan Gallery, Stetson University, DeLand, FL  1994
Tea Party Invitational.  American Craft Museum, New York, NY  1993
Majolica.  Jane Hartsook Gallery, Greenwich House Pottery, New York, NY  1993
The Framed Teapot Invitational.  Pro-Art Gallery, St. Louis, MO  1993
Brooks Museum Biennial Invitational.  Memphis, TN  1992
The Pursuit Of The Vase.  Hal Katzen Gallery, New York, NY  1991
New Art Forms International Exposition.  Navy Pier, Chicago, IL  1991
Selections From The Alfred University Collection.  Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY  1990
Thesis Exhibition.  New York State College of Art and Design.  Alfred University, Alfred, NY  1989
Arnot Art Museum.  Elmira, NY  1989
Finger Lakes Exhibition.  Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY  1989
Craft Art Western New York.  Burchfield Art Center, Buffalo, NY  1989
Hutchinson Community College.  Hutchinson, KS  1986
Southwestern College.  Winfield, KS  1986
McFarland Gallery.  Wichita State University, Wichita, KS  1986
Individual Artists Of Oklahoma.  Oklahoma City, OK  1986

Selected Honors, Awards and Grants

Grant.  Ruth Chenven Foundation, Inc.  New York, NY  1998
Fellowship.  National Endowment for the Arts / Mid-America Arts Alliance.  1993
Merit Award.  7th Annual National Competition.  San Angelo Museum of Art, San Angelo, TX  1992
Emerging Talent.  American Ceramics Symposium.  American Ceramics Magazine.  New York, NY  1992

Selected Publications and Media

EGuide Magazine for East Texas. April 2015 issue.
Gambling the Aisle. Summer 2014 Issue. Denver, CO literary magazine. 2014
Piney Woods Live Magazine.  Article about Zeorlin's Art.  April 2012
StickyPhilosopher blog.  2012 (ongoing)
Piney Woods Live magazine.  (Three poems published).  April 2011
The Vase and Beyond.  The Sidney Swidler Collection of the Contemporary Vessel, by D. Daniels & M. Lynn. 2010
"Going Somewhere."  Book of selected poetry produced for poetry project with Tyler Public Library. Tyler, TX.  2009
"Around That House".  Book of selected poems, published for solo at Christian Brothers University, Memphis, TN  2004
Ceramics: A potter's handbook (6th edition).  Published by Thomson Learning, Inc.  2002
Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American Art: NEA Artists' Fellowship Archive.  Washington, DC  2002
National Public Radio station WKNO, Memphis, TN.  Radio Interview  1997, 2004
Exhibition Catalog.  Fletcher Awards.  Auckland, New Zealand  1995
"Portfolio."  American Craft Magazine.  April/May issue 1994
"Gregory Zeorlin."  Ceramics Monthly Magazine.  September issue 1994
"Proud of East Texas."  ABC/KLTV 7 Television Station.  Tyler, TX  1993
"Brooks Biennial Invitational" exhibition catalog.  Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN  1992

Selected Teaching, Residencies, Travel and Professional Experiences

Visiting Artist. (One month ceramic arts residency) Eastern Michigan University. Ypsilanti, MI. 2015
Artist Residency. Summer Studios Arts Academy. Lomita, CA. 2014
Committee Member. Downtown Tyler Artist Coalition.  "OPAL" (Outdoor Public Art Loan). City of Tyler Main Street/ HOT, Inc. 2012-13
Content Blogger.  Piney Woods Live Magazine.  2012 - 14
Downtown Tyler Arts Coalition.  Chairman Visual Arts. City of Tyler Main Street Department / Heart Of Tyler (HOT), Inc. 2009-2011
Art Curator/Installer. Downtown Coffee Lounge.  Tyler, TX  2009-2012
ArtClock Designs. Design, creation, marketing and distribution of unusual clocks. 2008-2011
Ireland tour.  Artist travel.  2011
Italy tour.  Artist travel.  2009
Guest Artist.  Region 7 Teacher Educational Service Center, Kilgore, TX.  2005
Guest Speaker.  Family Influences in Art and Literature.  Tyler Public Library. Tyler, TX.  2002
Guest Speaker.  Irving Arts Center meeting with Art Teachers from the Irving Independent School District. Irving, TX.  2002
Fine Art Judge.  Private School Interscholastic Association (PSIA).  Dallas, TX 2001
Guest Artist.  Bishop Gorman High School, Tyler, TX  2000
Workshop Presenter.  Haystack Mountain School of Art.  Deer Isle, ME  1999
Visiting Artist.  The University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX  1999
Visiting Artist.  Tyler Junior College, Tyler, TX  1998
Visiting Artist.  Pendle Hill Center, Wallingford, PA  1997
Poets in Person.  Discussion series at Tyler Public Library. Sponsor: Nat. Endowment for the Humanities.  Tyler, TX  1997
Rome, Italy tour.  Artist travel.  1996
Visiting Artist.  All Saints High School, Tyler, TX  1996
Artist Residency.  Sculpture installation.  Stone Quarry Art Park, Cazenovia, NY  1996
Artist Residency.  Chester Springs Center for the Arts, Chester Springs, PA  1995
Guest Artist.  Firehouse Art Center, Norman, OK  1995
Guest Artist.  Brookhaven College, Farmers Branch, TX  1995
Guest Artist.  Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS  1995
Slide Lecture.  Glassel School of Art, Houston, TX  1994
Guest Artist.  Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, TX  1994
Guest Artist.  Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX  1994
Guest Artist.  Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, TX  1993
Faculty.  University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX  Fall Semester 1991
Faculty.  Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI  Summer 1990
Guest Artist.  Peter's Valley Craft Center, Layton, NJ  1990, 1989
Artist Assistant.  Haystack Mountain School of Art.  Deer Isle, ME  1988
Ceramics Teacher.  Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City, OK  1981 - 84
Counselor.  Oklahoma County Juvenile Bureau, Oklahoma City, OK  1980 - 84
High School Teacher (Art & Theology).  Bishop Kelley High School, Tulsa, OK  1979
Craft Teacher.  St. John Bosco School, Mandeville, Jamaica, West Indies  1978
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Gregory Zeorlin
Tyler, TX
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